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I have a 1994 ford explorer with 124k miles. It will not shift out of first gear until it is completly warm. Once warm, it shifts thru all gears fine. I took this to a transmission repair and he hooked it up to the computer, but found nothing. We thought of trying the Transmatic restoring fluid, but this seems to be a 'miracle cure' which are more scam then anything. Any suggestions? thank you. Don

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Although Restoring is not a miracle cure it could help it last till can replace , Unless it's gone to far and the bands id shot , You might try changing the flouid and filter it could be stoped up and not allowing the fluid to run through the filter. This will cost arround $75 at a tranny shop. Good luck toy you.

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